World Heritage destinations, Vezelay is ranked n°2 by National Geographic Traveler : "the monastic church, the hill it sits on, and the picturesque town below evoke 12th-century Burgundy" "Great aesthetic appeal and cultural integrity" See the article
To see and understand this universe of harmony better, follow the guided visit at the Visitor Centre Vezelay “Eternity´s Hill”
- The last of the five programmes on Wednesday the 17th December 2014 includes sequences filmed in Vezelay with the participation of the Visitor Centre
- The winter solstice lights in the Basilica of Vezelay : visits 22,28,29,30,31 December 2014 + 2,3 Jan 2015
- Lodging, eating out and other activitiés in Vezelay, contact the Tourist Office en.vezelaytourisme.com
The symbolism of the light, of the architecture, deciphering the sculpted images and interpreting them for us today, the film "In the shadow of Light"...
Vezelay : "On the way up the hill that leads the visitor to the Basilica Saint Mary Magdalen, the visitior who wishes to discover the monument, indeed a whole world, has to stop by this house ...fascinating and, according to us, indispensable explanations for visiting the Basilica..." Guide 2011, Le petit futé 2014